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Powershell Script for saving logs from Domain Controller

Last Modified: 2015-02-26

I got a request in from one of our IT security officers who would like a copy of all Domain controller event logs to be kept for analysis. The IT security officer it particularly interested in events 4706/4707 (Domain trust records created/deleted). The IT security officer also wants to know how far back the data relates to.

Is there a powershell script that can be run to help acquire getting this information? We have a number of different domains but he has asked for two in particular.
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